Malachy Wienges is currently the Chairman of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Wienges also served NATAS
as its National Vice Chairman from 1994 to 1998 (two terms), and as its National Treasurer from 1990 to 1994 and from 2006 to 2008.
In addition, he was the National Trustee of the New York Chapter from 1988 to 1993, and was an Alternate Trustee of the New York Chapter from 1985 to 1988.
He also served as the National Trustee of the Rocky Mountain Chapter from 2002 to 2006.
In addition, Wienges was a member of the National Awards Committee from 1992 to 2006.
Wienges spent an illustrious 31 years at the CBS Television Network.
He began as a management trainee and rose to the position of Vice President, Sales/Marketing and Technical Systems.
From 1975 to 1985, he was Producer of The CBS Thanksgiving Day Parades for which he was nominated for two Emmys.
Mal also received two National Emmys, including one for technical achievement for the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, and a second National Emmy in 1992 for the NFL on CBS
is credited with originating the concept of remote production for daytime dramas (soap operas) when he
took The Guiding Light to the Bahamas in 1976.
Since then, Mal has participated in more than 152 location productions.
was also nominated for three Daytime Emmys.
is an honors graduate from C.W. Post College
with a B.S. in atomic and nuclear physics.
He obtained a Masters of Science degree in engineering management from Long Island University.
In addition, he is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP).
has received national recognition including being listed in Outstanding Young Men of America, Who's Who in Management and in the 2001 millennium edition of Who's Who in Entertainment.
Wienges is currently President of Sedona Broadcasting, and serves as a television consultant to the Warner Bros. Television Network, CBS and IBM.
In 2005, Wienges was appointed by Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano to serve as one of twelve commissioners on The Arizona Film and Television Commission.
In 2008, Wienges was appointed by the Sedona Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors to be its Chairman.
resides with his
wife, Noreen, in Sedona, Arizona.